pakangpákangn laundry paddle. Refers to a flat paddle used to beat dirt from wet clothes. Some speakers prefer to use palo as the word for laundry paddlesynpalo1 paddlepala2 paddleVariantpakángmagpákangv [c5] MAG- ag; -ON pat; -AN loc. launder clothes with a paddle. This word is also used by some speakers as the word for general paddle usecflaba1 pakangónv be paddledNagtangis an bata kay ginpakang siya sa bubot.The child cried because he was-paddled on the rump.